‘Football’ Category

Nora Holtan, Michael Hensch Selected as 2018-19 Gustavus Athletes of the Year

The Gustavus Adolphus College Athletics Department is pleased to announce the winners of the 19th Annual Gustavus Athlete of the Year awards. The 2018-19 recipients are volleyball setter Nora Holtan (Sr., Rochester, Minn.) and track & field thrower/football defensive end Michael Hensch (Sr., North Branch, Minn.).

Football Quarterly Newsletter – Summer Update

See below for the latest issue of the Gustie Football Quarterly (click to enlarge). PDF version

Five Gusties Named to NFF Hampshire Honor Society

The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF) Wednesday announced the members of the 2019 NFF Hampshire Honor Society. Gustie seniors earning a place on this year’s team include Jamison Beulke (Montgomery, Minn.), Michael Hensch (North Branch, Minn.), Sean Kelly (Shorewood, Minn.), Jack Sorenson (West St. Paul, Minn.), and Tanner Sparrow (Edina, Minn.).

Football Announces 2019 Summer Camp Dates

The Gustavus football program has set dates for its 2019 summer camps: June 13-14, and 19-21.

40 Gusties Named MIAC Fall Academic All-Conference

For the seventh consecutive year, the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) has honored a record number of fall sport student-athletes with Academic All-Conference recognition. Gustavus has 40 student-athletes on the list. 

Finch Named D3football.com All-West Region First Team

D3football.com released its All-West Region Teams on Tuesday morning and Gustavus junior tight end Brayton Finch (Mount Morris, Ill.) is named to the First Team Offense. Finch is the first Gustie football player to be named All-West First Team since wide receiver Matthew Boyce in 2015.

Four Gusties Named MIAC Football First Team All-Conference

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference released its football postseason awards Tuesday and four Gustavus student-athletes were named First Team All-Conference – Matt Berkner (Sr., Sleepy Eye, Minn.), Brayton Finch (Jr., Mount Morris, Ill.), Brice Panning (Jr., Hamburg, Minn.), and Michael Veldman (Jr., Becker, Minn.).

Football Finishes Season With 29-20 Win at St. Olaf

The Gustavus football team battled freezing and snowy conditions at St. Olaf on Saturday afternoon and wrapped up its 2018 season with a 29-20 win. The Gusties finish the season 6-4 overall and 5-3 in the MIAC. 

Football Wraps Up Season at St. Olaf Saturday

The Gustavus football team is set for its season finale at 1 p.m. Saturday as its travels to St. Olaf for a MIAC bout. The Gusties enter the game 5-4 overall and 4-3 in the MIAC, while the Oles are 5-4 overall and 3-4 in the league. 

Gustie Athletics Rewind, Oct. 29th – Nov. 5

Take an interactive look back at this past week in Gustavus Athletics.